Sunday Sep 7
's Weekend M&A Chatter
The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Friday September 5 through Sunday September 7, 2014: The Rumor : Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen has reportedly been in contact with Deutsche Telekom regarding a potential acquisition of its T-Mobile US , according to sources. The sources said Ergen told Deutsche Telekom that he might be interested in a deal to acquire T-Mobile, following the November auction for wireless airwaves.
Deutsche Telekom Wants Out Of T-Mobile And Now
Apparently the $33 offer for T-Mobile from Iliad that was brushed off as "inadequate" is suddenly close to good enough.
's M&A Chatter for Thursday August 28, 2014
The Deal : Cobra Electronics and Monomoy Capital Partners II announced Thursday that an affiliate of Monomoy will acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Cobra Electronics for $4.30 per share in cash.
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Vipnet EBIT falls 62% to EUR 10.8mn in H1 [IntelliNews - Weekly Reports]
Telekom Austria said on Aug 13 the earnings before interest and taxes of its Croatian unit Vipnet dropped 61.5% y/y to EUR 10.8mn in the first half of 2014 as revenues declined.
EANS-Adhoc: Telekom Austria AG / Telekom Austria Group - Results for the first half of 2014
Highlights> Group revenues decline by 7.3% and EBITDA comparable declines by 7.2%, mainly driven by regulation, macro-economic effects in CEE as well as extraordinary effects of > Clean*: Group revenues -4.1% and Group EBITDA comparable flat at -0.1%> Group EBITDA comparable margin remains flat at 31.9% and increases to 33.2% on a clean basis*> ... (more)